The staff of the new Horimiya anime called Horimiya: The Missing Pieces has released key visuals and a trailer. A new promotional video reveals and previews the anime’s theme songs, new cast members, and a release date.
Horimiya: The Missing Pieces is the long-awaited sequel to the popular romance anime Horimiya from 2021. It is an adaptation of HERO and Daisuke Hagiwara’s Horimiya manga series that run from October 2011 to March 2021.
Although it took years to get its anime adaptation, Horimiya was a big hit among anime fans and reminded people of classic high school romantic anime.
The new anime will feature the stories that the first season skipped. This includes the Kyoto field trip and sports festival.
Horimiya: The Missing Pieces Trailer
The official trailer was released on YouTube on Friday. The new video revealed the theme song, new cast members, and release date.
The anime will premiere on July 1st on Tokyo MX and MBS when it will be streamed on AbemaTV and U-NEXT. The anime will begin airing on other streaming services on July 5.
Omoinotake performs the opening theme song “Shiawase” (Happiness), while Ami Sakaguchi performs the ending theme song “URL.”
Horimiya: The Missing Pieces Staff and Cast
Daisuke Namikawa will join the cast as Takeru Sengoku, Kakeru’s father. Tako Sano is the chief animation director of Horimiya: The Missing Pieces.
The returning cast members include:
- Haruka Tomatsu as Kyoko Hori
- Kouki Uchiyama as Izumi Miyamura
- Seiichirō Yamashita as Toru Ishikawa
- Yurie Kozakai as Yuki Yoshikawa
- Nobuhiko Okamoto as Kakeru Sengoku
- M.A.O as Remi Ayasaki
- Reina Kondo as Sakura Kōno
- Daiki Yamashita as Shū Iura
- Jun Fukuyama as Akane Yanagi
- Taku Yashiro as Kōichi Shindō
- Momo Asakura as Honoka Sawada
- Daisuke Ono as Kyōsuke Hori
- Ai Kayano as Yuriko Hori
- Yuka Terasaki as Sōta Hori
Returning staff members include:
- Director: Masashi Ishihama
- Series Script Supervisor, Scripts: Takao Yoshioka
- Character Design: Haruko Iizuka
- Chief Animation Directors: Haruko Iizuka, Akira Takata, Hiromi Ogata, Yumi Shimizu
- Color Key Artist: Asuka Yokota
- Art Directors: Hisayo Usui, Yasunao Moriyasu
- Editing: Hiroaki Kimura
- Director of Photography: Yūya Sakuma
- CG Director: Katsuaki Miyaji
- Sound Director: Jin Aketagawa
- Music: Masaru Yokoyama
- Animation Production: CloverWorks
Frequently Asked Questions
Horimiya: The Missing Pieces is neither the sequel nor the second season. It’s simply a set of episodes that’ll feature some parts of Horimiya manga that were not shown in the anime.
Crunchyroll will stream the new Horimiya anime.
Source: Official Site